The view from Germany

Looking for goals

November 17, 2012
By Uli Hesse
If you've spent any time on a website like this one during the past week, you will have read about a wee winger at Barcelona. He's not too bad, because the news item that made the rounds said: "Lionel Messi surpassed Pele's milestone of goals in a calendar year by scoring for the 75th and 76th time in 2012 to move within nine of Gerd Muller's all-time record as Barcelona won 4-2 at Mallorca in the Spanish league on Sunday."

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